Simple Fall Decorations: Fill Lanterns With Pumpkins

September 10, 2016
Simple Fall Decorations: Fill Lanterns With Pumpkins,

I’m starting to decorate our porch for fall. Here is an idea for simple fall decorations: I already showed you the easy fall wreath I made for our front door, and yesterday I had a quick DIY idea I want to share with you. I have these two lanterns that I bought at Goodwill a […]

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Make a Pretty DIY Fall Wreath out of a Spring Wreath

August 28, 2016
DIY fall wreath square

I might have bought concrete pumpkins today. I might have started to decorate for fall. Okay, I just couldn’t wait any longer! Fall is my favorite time of the year, and even though it’s 80 degrees here in Westchester, NY, I just had to run to the craft store when I saw those concrete pumpkins […]

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The 5 Most Awesome & Easy DIY Teacher Gift Ideas

April 27, 2016
Easy DIY Teacher Gift Ideas,

Teacher Appreciation Week is coming up from May 2 to 6 — did you know? If you are looking for a super easy DIY gift, I’ve got you covered. These DIY teacher gift ideas are guaranteed to stand out among all the other gifts! If you have time to make candles in mason jars — […]

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DIY St. Patrick’s Day Banner & Thrifty Shamrock Decorations

March 3, 2016
DIY St. Patrick

The Blue Cottage is decorated for St. Patrick’s Day! I’m loving all of the green, and I wanted to show you how you can make this super-easy DIY St. Patrick’s Day banner. DIY St. Patrick’s Day Banner & Thrifty Shamrock Decor I made this banner with vintage seed packets last year, but I don’t know […]

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